Resources

Introduction to SAMR

Never been introduced to SAMR?  Learn what it is all about in this quick illustrated video explanation from John Spencer.  SAMR helps...

Technology Tools to Address MI and Learning Styles

This PDF document from Cal Poly State University provides a breakdown of each MI or learning style and partners technology tools to address them....

PyxisEdu: Help Us Improve

Earn 5 Pyxis Points by reflecting on your learning!The Pyxis team wants to know how you feel about Pyxis, and we are always looking to make your...

Socratic Seminars for Mathematics

Socratic Seminar is a student-centered strategy that focuses on the power of questioning, inquiry, discussion, and debate. While these types of...

Flipping the Classroom with Pedagogy, not just Tech

FOR REVIEW The "I Do, We Do, You Do" model has been used for direct instruction and to model skills by many teachers for quite some time. While...

Competency Based Education

Helping students set and attain personalized learning goals is the foundation for competency based educational learning models.  Competency...

Getting Students to Reflect

Still want to know more about what it means to reflect? We have more answers. This PDF is all about the Awesome 8 Learning Opportunity, Reflect. You...

Collaborative Learning Builds Deeper Understanding

This resource from Edutopia is excellent at pointing out the process behind the idea of collaboration. If you have been following along in...

Khan Academy: Make Coach Recommendations

Khan Academy isn't just for teaching Math anymore. You can now find lots of resources for almost every subject. Most importantly, as a teacher, you...

Canvas in the Elementary Grades

Here you will find exemplary elementary Canvas course home pages, modules, and resources created by educators at Noblesville Schools, located in...

Lesson Example: Complete Polymers

The Teaching Channel and Boeing have teamed up to create some problem-based lesson plans that combine science, math, and engineering while building...

Mathseeds Student Console

This short video tutorial will help you get familiarized with the Mathseeds student console.  Mathseeds teaches kids aged 3-9 the core math and...

PyxisEDU: Getting the Most Out of Resources

Using resources in Pyxis is easy, but it never hurts to know all the tips and tricks. This video will let you know all the secrets to using Pyxis...

Examples of Differentiated Instruction

Learning differences can be valued and addressed to best reach each student, but it does require deliberate and purposeful planning.  This post...

5 Strategies to Deepen Student Collaboration

Helping students become effective collaborators is no easy feat.  It seems like almost every time students work in groups there is conflict,...

Canvas: Discussions Overview

Classroom discussion is a great way to help students make connections with new material and share their learning process with other students.  The...

Google Chrome - Tabs

This short video demonstrates how easy it is to use and manage multiple tabs in the Google Chrome browser.  In this video, you will learn how...

Activity Breaks for the Secondary Classroom

If you hear the words brain break, it probably conjures up visions of little kids jumping around and singing to a classroom video. However, there is...